Today, we welcome back our Spring intern, Katie, to share with us a guest blog about improving one's writing skills. Katie, take it away!
NEWSFLASH – sap is best left to trees.
When it comes to developing quotes for product launches, announcements and other proactive media relations writings, snap is always a better way to go.
And, thanks to a recent PRSA webinar with Ann Wylie of Wylie Communications titled How to Write Moving Quotes and Memorable Quips, I now know how to take the sap out of anything I write – except maybe love letters, where anything goes.
Some tips from the pros:
After the webinar, I asked some of my new co-workers for additional ideas as well:
To my fellow communicators – what other tips can you offer to help eliminate the sap from quotes and other writings?